SaJHS News 12/08/2021

Submitted by neely.mcewan on Wed, 12/08/2021 - 14:10

Advisory Lesson: On Mondays we have a little time built into the schedule for advisory time. We use this time for a variety of school wide activities which includes inform students about school events, teach school wide lessons about student success skills, student news show, and policy reviews. The lesson this week was used to review information about the Nebo district harassment policy.


Faculty and Staff Spotlight

Submitted by neely.mcewan on Tue, 12/07/2021 - 15:31

Lauriejo Stillhart teaches business classes at Salem Jr High. She used to like to dress up as a clown for Halloween until discovering that lots of people think clowns are scary. When she was in junior high, Ms. Stillhart wanted to become a professional whistle-ist (yes, there really are people who get paid just to whistle!)

Three Salem Jr. High Band Students Make Jr. High All State Band

Submitted by neely.mcewan on Thu, 12/02/2021 - 14:01

Congratulations to Ben Blakesley, Parker Fillmore, and Alex Steinagel on their acceptance into the 2021-2022 Utah Junior High All-State Band. After submitting an audition video, Ben, Parker, and Alex were selected by audition judges to be officially invited to participate with only 110 students from around the state of Utah in this year's band.  Students from over 60 schools auditioned to create this year's ensemble. Ben will be playing baritone saxophone, Parker will be on tenor saxophone, and Alex will play tenor saxophone and clarinet.

Faculty and Staff Spotlight

Submitted by neely.mcewan on Thu, 12/02/2021 - 13:48

Katelin Barker teaches math at Salem Jr High. She had to rummage through the garbage in junior high to help find a friend's retainer.  Mrs. Barker's advice is "It is always better to be known as the nice kid growing up instead of the bully."

SaJHS News 11/30

Submitted by neely.mcewan on Wed, 12/01/2021 - 14:13

School Lunch Menu: Here is the link to our lunch menu. Take a look to see what delicious delights are being prepared for our school. Thank you students for being patient, following the rules in the lunchroom, and cleaning up after yourselves! It helps our lunch ladies and custodians out.

Faculty and Staff Spotlight

Submitted by neely.mcewan on Thu, 11/25/2021 - 13:40

Cameo Johnson works in the counseling office and gets up and ready to go even on days off--just in case there's an opportunity to do something fun.  During PE in junior high, Mrs. Johnson accidentally set off the fire alarm by hitting it with a volleyball.

SaJHS News 11/23

Submitted by neely.mcewan on Tue, 11/23/2021 - 13:31

Substitutes Needed: Did you know that Nebo School District is not only the highest rated district in south Utah county but also the sixth-largest school district in the state with over 35,000 students? With over 4,500 employees in Nebo School District, there is ample opportunity for you to be a substitute teacher or technician.